Policy Internship

Position: Policy Intern
Department: Operations
Reporting to: Head of Business Operations
Hours: Minimum 80 hours
Timeline: July-October, 1 day per week

Hours are flexible, however interns must be available during working hours for communication with team /line manager

Virtual OnBoarding will take place on Thursday 6 July 11:00am-12:30pm

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic intern to assist in the updating of Earthwatch internal policies.

Qualification in law or experience in working in legal policy or practice is desirable.


  • Review of current organisational policies
  • Understand workplace requirements
  • Benchmark of similar organisations
  • Work with Head of Business Operations to identify new policies required
  • Create new policies for approval of the Earthwatch Australia Board
  • Assist with organisational roll out of policies and aligned processes

Skills Required:

  • Strong and efficient reading skills, and ability to assess and interpretation of policy documents
  • Strong interest in and knowledge of workplace policies
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Ability to work autonomously

Confidence in working with Office365

Interviews will take place 27-29th June. Successful candidates must be available for (virtual) OnBoarding on Thursday 6th July from 11:00am-12:30pm 


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